Digitizing Matariki University Museum Coin Collections

International Workshop, October 22–23, 2015


Venue: Institut für Klassische Archäologie, Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Schloss Hohentübingen, Burgsteige 11, 72070 Tübingen, Germany


Organisers: Stefan Krmnicek (University of Tübingen) & Hendrik Mäkeler (Uppsala University Coin Cabinet)






Thursday 22 October


Welcome and opening remarks


Ernst Seidl (Museum of the University of Tübingen MUT) MAM|MUT – Digital documentation in the Museum of the University of Tübingen MUT


Stefan Krmnicek (Department of Classical Archaeology, Tübingen) Ancient coins @ Tübingen: Digitizing and teaching


Roberta L. Stewart (Department of Classics, Dartmouth College) Roman history in nummis


Richard Kelleher (Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge) Coins in Cambridge: Documentation and digital presentation


Reception at the Museum of the University MUT, Ancient Cultures



Friday 23 October


Hendrik Mäkeler & Ragnar Hedlund (Uppsala University Coin Cabinet) The big picture: Cataloguing coins alongside archival and other data


Craig Barclay (Durham University Museums, Oriental Museum) Durham University Museums: Coin collections


Lutz Ilisch (Department of Oriental and Islamic Studies, Tübingen) Islamic numismatic data between database and collection


General discussion and concluding remarks



All are welcome. There is no formal registration, but indication of intent to attend would be useful for planning purposes.



Supported by the Institutional Strategy of the University of Tübingen (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, ZUK 63)





For more information or to register your intent to attend, please contact the co-organiser, Stefan Krmnicek, Universität Tübingen:




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